biologic attack

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Synonyms for biologic attack

the use of bacteria or viruses or toxins to destroy men and animals or food

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has produced two new training videos designed to educate healthcare professionals on how to respond quickly and effectively in a biologic attack.
When the task force was established, several lists of agents that could be involved in a biologic attack and considered of major bioterrorist threat had been established and published.
The attacks of September 11, 2001, using airplanes, followed closely by e biologic attacks using anthrax spores placed in letters, have illustrated how vulnerable our society is to such acts of terrorism.
Such genomic studies will provide a framework for identifying targets for new drugs and vaccines to fight infections--including those associated with biologic attacks, the investigators said.